Category: football

3 Things That I Hate About Watching Football During FIFA World Cup (As A Woman)

For those who know me since 20 years ago, I think they know there’s no question that they know how I am a die-hard football fan.

I spent most of my adolescence watching football on TV. My mom even bought me a TV just because she couldn’t take it anymore when I often grumbled in the middle of the night, thanks to the time difference between Indonesia and some random country in Europe.

No kidding, back in the day, I literally watched every match from a big match like Brazil vs Germany to some teams that barely matter to anybody like Empoli vs Piacenza.

Nowadays, as I’m getting older, on regular days I’ve got more things to do so I stopped watching football on TV. Except for my favorite teams like Arsenal or Croatian National Football Team.

But then during FIFA World Cup season like right now, I’m back to my little ol’ me who would scream at the referee and complain about this and that just because I’m not satisfied.

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11 Random Facts About the Countries in 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia and Some Smartass Prediction: Group G & H

Hi everyone!

So, the series of random facts and some smartass prediction for FIFA World Cup Russia 2018 is coming to an end with the last post of the series… This one. 😀

How do you find the series so far? I hope it’s entertaining if it helps you to gain a knowledge or two about some particular country that you may be interested in. And meanwhile, please bear with me because I’ve still got the last 2 groups in the competition to talk about in this post.

I’m so excited to wait for the opening ceremony in Moscow, and I hope you two are as excited as I am. 🙂  Continue reading “11 Random Facts About the Countries in 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia and Some Smartass Prediction: Group G & H”

11 Random Facts About the Countries in 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia and Some Smartass Prediction: Group E & F

It’s Saturday again, and getting closer to the opening ceremony of World Cup 2018 in Russia!

Anyone planning to watch the match live in the stadium? Because if so, I absolutely envy you. It’s always been my dream to watch the World Cup live in the stadium.

Never got any luck (or enough money) to do it, so I think with the visa-free for Indonesian passport holder in Qatar, my best (and nearest) opportunity to actually watch it will be in 2022.

But anyway, despite being sorry for myself and my passport and economy weakness, let’s try the feature for those countries in Group E and F for this World Cup! 😀

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